Name Miscellany
Description

Gathered poems, letters, maxims, aphorisms, journals, literary exercises, travels, sketches, or prose in one volume. Works in this category are often derived from the genre designation on the title page.

Title List

Displaying 25 titles of 70 total.

ID Title Author Firms (City) Date Edition
12957 A collection of maxims, observations, &c. 1799 1
12513 A collection of poems and letters. Poems, &c. 1. An Ode from Sans Souci, characteristic of the late Northern Potentaete, with Annotations by Machiavel in the Shades. 2. Lines on the death of Infants, &c. 3. A Father's Soliloquy over a Sleeping Child, before his going to Prison. 4. Verses on the Death of a Son four Years old. 5. On the late Fast for National Sins, &c. 6. On the French Standards hung up at St. Paul's. Letters. 1. On German Electors and Princes Hiring out their Subjects for Soldiers. 2. An Account and Defence of the Author's Publications in Support of Universal Redemption, and of his Objections to an exclusive Priesthood. 3. A short View of the Signs of Times, drawn from a larger Work on the Numbers in the Law, the Prophets, and the Gospel. 4. A Letter on the Military Profession to a Gentleman, who, from Doubt and Fear of its being inconsistent with his Christian Profession, resigned his Commission. 5. A Letter on the present Rage for Fragments of Prophecies, not founded Clarke, Richard
1794 1
3163 A dialogue between Clara Neville and Louisa Mills, on loyalty, &c. Recommended to the attention of every female in Great Britain. By one of their countrywomen. Dawbarn, Elizabeth
1794
6092 A miscellaneous poetical essay; in three parts: Part I. Authors considered: Pope, Swift, Milton, Dryden, Butler, &c. Part II. Content, a vision. Part III. The vision continued; contemplation. By Mrs. Latter of Reading. Latter, Mary
William Sandby (London)
1761 1
6916 A miscellany in prose and verse, for young persons. Designed particularly for the amusement of Sunday scholars. Bentley, Elizabeth
Fenn, Ellenor
John Marshall [Aldermary] (London)
1798 1
12505 A Novel and Genuine Display on the Leading Disposition of the Human Mind. With a Sketch of Modern Life. In Which the Following Passions and Effects are Characterized: Ambition—Disappointment—Revenge—Madness—Suicide—Suspense—Hope—Love—Matrimony. With an Exordium and Epilogue. Dedicated (by Permission) to Her Grace the Duchess of Devonshire. By Mrs. P. Hill. Hill, Philippina Patience
s.n.
1780 1
3185 Advertisement. As many friends have desired an immediate account of the circumstances relative to the departure of the Late Rev. Mr. Wesley, the following short but authentic narrative has been drawn up compliance with their request. New-Chapel, City-Road, March 8, 1791. Ritchie, Elizabeth
s.n.
1791
2673 An address to the public explaining the motives which have hitherto delayed the publication of the Memoirs of the Countess de Valois de la Motte; which contains a justification of her conduct; and Exposing the Various Artifices which Have Been Used for the Suppression of their Appearance. de Valois-Saint-Rémy, Jeanne
1789
938 Aphorisms of Sir Philip Sidney, with Remarks by Miss Porter, (Author of Thaddeus of Warsaw.) Sidney, Philip
Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme (London)
1807 1
2326 Facts: or, A plain and explicit narrative of the case of Mrs. Rudd. Published from her own manuscript, and by her authority. In which, the particular transactions of Messrs. Perreaus; the public and private conversations and consultations of Mr. H- D-: the impartial view of the character of Colonel -. The answer to Mr. Daniel Perreau's defence; and the circumstantial account of the proceedings from the time of commitment till this present hour will be faithfully related; and the invidious and sillogistical arguments of a hireling resuted. Rudd, Margaret Caroline
1775
6346 Fruits of retirement: or, miscellaneous poems, moral and divine: Being Contemplations, Letters, &c. written on Variety of Subjects and Occasions. By Mary Mollineux, late of Liverpool, deceased. To which is prefix'd, some account of the author. Mollineux, Mary
1772 6
13585 Fun and frolic; or, A comic journal of wit. Being a new collection of humourous jests, bon mots, Irish blunders, whimsical adventures, double entendres, sharp repartees, droll stories, and anecdotes of various well-known facetious characters, who, in a decided oppositon to melancholy, pledged themselves to live in constant emnity to old care, till they effected his dissolution in the stream of their mirth. Unknown,
T. Hughes [Stationers Court] (London)
J. Ker (London)
Ann Kemmish (London)
William Champante and Benjamin Whitrow (London)
Wilmott and Hill (London)
Nathaniel and John Muggeridge (London)
Thomas Smith [Maidstone] (Maidstone)
1804
2194 George Montgomerie-Moir, of Leckie, Esq; - - - - appellant. Anne Montgomerie, and Mess. Alexander and Archibald Stevenson, procurators fiscal of the Commissariot of Edinburgh, for their interest, - - - - - - - - - - respondents. The respondents case. Moir, Anne Montgomery
1751
13822 Heath's Book of Beauty. 1835. With nineteen beautifully finished engravings, from drawings by the first artists. Edited by the Countess of Blessington. Gardiner, Marguerite
Bury, Charlotte Susan Maria Campbell
Stuart, Emmeline Charlotte Elizabeth
Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft
Sutherland Leveson-Gower, Elizabeth
Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green and Longman (London)
1835 1
216 Holiday Dreams; or, Light Reading, in Poetry and Prose. By Isabel Hill, author of "The Poet's Child," A Tragedy; "Constance," A Tale; "Zaphna, or the Amulet," A Poem; Etc. Etc. Hill, Isabel
Thomas Cadell [London] (London)
William Blackwood [Princes Street] (Edinburgh)
1829
2621 In the press. Shortly to be published, in three vols. 12mo. Price Ten Shillings and Sixpence, Boards, Destination: or, memoirs of a private family, a novel. By Clara Reeve. Reeve, Clara
Thomas Norton Longman And Owen Rees (London)
1799
97 Journal of the Heart. Edited by the authoress of "Flirtation." Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley (London)
1830
2436 Just published, Price Fourteen Shillings Bound, Euphemia, a novel. In four volumes. By Mrs. Charlotte Lenox. Lennox, Charlotte
Thomas Cadell [London] (London)
James Evans (London)
Jeremiah Samuel Jordan (London)
1791
13591 Laugh when you can: or The monstrous droll jester, and chearful companion. Containing upwards of two hundred and fifty good things, Many of which are not to be found in any other collection. Unknown,
Ann Lemoine (London)
1800
6507 Letters and essays, moral, and miscellaneous. By Mary Hays. Hays, Mary
Thomas Knott [Lombard Street] (London)
1793
6188 Madam Johnson's present: or, every young woman's companion, in useful and universal knowledge. Digested under the following Heads: I. Spelling, Reading, Writing, and Arithmetick, taught without the Help of a Master. II. The Compleat Market-Woman. III. The Cook's Guide for dressing all Sorts of Flesh, Fowl, and Fish. IV. For Pickling, Pastry, and Consectionary. V. An Estimate of the Expences of a Family in the middling Station of Life. VI. The Art and Terms of Carving Fish, Fowl, and Flesh. Vii. A Bill of Fare for every Month in the Year for Dinner, Supper, and also for extraordinary Occasions. Viii. The Young Woman's Instructor for the right Spelling of Words used in Marketting, Cookery, Pickling, Preserving, &c. &c. &c. To this Edition are added, Some plain and necessary Directions to Maid-Servants in General, and several useful Tables: Which renders it the Completest Book of the Kind ever published. The Compiler, Madam Johnson, in order to make this Book come as cheap as possible to the Purchasers, has, out of her Benevolence, fixed the Price at 1 s. 7 1/2 d. Bound; though it contains double the Quantity that is usually sold for that Sum. Johnson, Mary
James Williams [5 Skinner Row] (Dublin)
1770 4
13697 Miscellaneous Pieces, in Prose, by J. and A. L. Aikin. Barbauld, Anna Laetitia
Aikin, John
Joseph Johnson (London)
1773 1
13699 Miscellaneous Pieces, in Prose, by J. and A. L. Aikin. Barbauld, Anna Laetitia
Aikin, John
Joseph Johnson (London)
1774 Irish 1
13698 Miscellaneous Pieces, in Prose, by J. and A. L. Aikin. The second edition. Barbauld, Anna Laetitia
Aikin, John
Joseph Johnson (London)
1775 2
9797 Miscellaneous Pieces, in Prose, by John Aikin, M.D. and Anna Laetitia Barbauld. The third edition. Barbauld, Anna Laetitia
Aikin, John
Joseph Johnson (London)
1792 3